NIGHTGOWN

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1880-1889

GUSN

GUSN-852

Description

White collar; Eyelet ruffle around neck and down left side of front placket; Band of foliate embroidery of neck ruffle, front yoke and cuffs; Body gathered to yoke; Broad tucks across front yoke; 3 buttons down center front under concealed placket; Long sleeves gathered at shoulder with eyelet ruffle at cuff.

Details

Descriptive Terms

nightgowns
cotton (textile)
embroidering
eyelets (components)
textiles
stitching
machine-made
foliation (pattern)
scrolling foliage
Women's clothing
Cotton
Eyelet
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Foliate
Sleep
NIGHTGOWN

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5341